For me, the Haim sisters are even reminiscent of stratospheric artists like Peter Gabriel or Steven Wilson at their most thrilling moments of pure pop perfection. No wonder, when their personal playlist unsurprisingly includes the likes of Kate Bush and ELO.
With what promises to be one of the best albums of 2017, the supremely talented Haim will return to the charts by releasing Something To Tell You on July 7.
The appropriately titled track “Want You Back” is already now available. Not to be missed is also a preview of the track “Right Now” from that same forthcoming album. Here it is, superbly performed, as a live, one-take version in the studio, filmed by Paul Thomas Anderson:
Haim will be live on SNL this weekend. Here’s how good they were last time, when they played my favorite track from 2013’s Days Are Gone, “The Wire”:
I’ve wanted them back for a long time, so I’m really looking forward to a new, full-length album from Danielle, Alana, and Este. It’s going to be a great summer!
Born to make music, check out this window on the band’s nice life story:
By the way, if you think you have them pegged as a pop band, think again. It never makes sense to put talented people in a box. Here’s proof that Haim can rock hard with the best of them: